Rates below are effective beginning Fall 2018.

2018-2019 Tuition Rates for Online Courses
Tuition Classification Undergraduate Graduate
Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile) $352 per credit hour $523 per credit hour
Students living outside of Virginia or the U.S. $389 per credit hour $568 per credit hour
Virginia residents without Virginia domicile $982 per credit hour $1,320 per credit hour

NOTE: If you are moving into Virginia, you are not guaranteed the in-state rates. Normal domicile rules apply, and these are handled by the Office of the Registrar.

Military Tuition Rates
Program Tuition Rate per Credit Hour
Undergraduate active duty military rate
  • We must be able to verify your active-duty status in the Army, Coast Guard, Air Force, Marine Corps, or Navy using the Servicemember's Civil Relief Act (SCRA) website. Other Service Components, including Reserve and National Guard, are not eligible for this reduced tuition rate.
Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership (NCPDLP) and NCPACE - Undergraduate courses by CD-ROM $250 (general services fee waived; no online technology fee)
Engineering Management (MEM) program - Ashore and NCPACE by CD-ROM $437 (no online technology fee)
Mandatory Fees
Fee Description
General Services Fee: $9 Paid each semester in addition to regular tuition, regardless of the number of classes taken
Online Course Technology Fee: $20 per credit hour For each online course

Additional fees apply for courses taken at main campus. For full details about ODU tuition and fees, click here.

Tuition Deadlines

The deadlines may vary each semester. Please check the Tuition & Financial Aid web site for the current deadlines.